Executive Summary

Name CVE-2017-12261 First vendor Publication 2017-11-02
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2019-10-09

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Overall CVSS Score 7.8
Base Score 7.8 Environmental Score 7.8
impact SubScore 5.9 Temporal Score 7.8
Exploitabality Sub Score 1.8
Attack Vector Local Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High Availability Impact High
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 7.2 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 10 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 3.9 Authentication None Required
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A vulnerability in the restricted shell of the Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) that is accessible via SSH could allow an authenticated, local attacker to run arbitrary CLI commands with elevated privileges. The vulnerability is due to incomplete input validation of the user input for CLI commands issued at the restricted shell. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by authenticating to the targeted device and executing commands that could lead to elevated privileges. An attacker would need valid user credentials to the device to exploit this vulnerability. The vulnerability affects the following Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) products running Release 1.4, 2.0, 2.0.1, 2.1.0: ISE, ISE Express, ISE Virtual Appliance. Cisco Bug IDs: CSCve74916.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-12261

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 4
Application 4
Application 4

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2017-11-09 Name : The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
File : cisco-sa-20171101-ise.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101641
CONFIRM https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-s...
SECTRACK http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039717

Alert History

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Date Informations
2021-05-04 12:57:44
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2021-04-22 02:11:21
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2020-05-23 00:55:28
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2019-10-10 05:19:42
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2019-10-03 09:20:00
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2017-11-21 21:22:46
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2017-11-10 13:25:55
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2017-11-04 09:23:48
  • Multiple Updates
2017-11-02 21:23:55
  • First insertion